Bridgerton returns to Netflix for its second season this spring, and while love is in the air on the ton, the show also marks the loss of two of its own.
The Regency romance series has paid tribute to two recently deceased crew members.
Bridgerton pays tribute to Carole Prentice and Marc Pilcher
Bridgerton’s second season paid homage to her deceased crew members, who sadly died before their work could be seen by millions. The opening episode paid tribute to Marc Pilcher, the show’s Emmy Award-winning hair and makeup designer. Pilcher died in October 2021 after contracting Covid-19. the independent reports.
But another dedication came at the end of season two. The final episode of the second season was dedicated to Carole Prentice. Before the credits rolled, a message read: “In memory of Carole Prentice.” No further information was released about her role in Bridgerton, so we took a deep dive into Prentice’s career in film and television.
Who Was Carole Prentice?
Carole Prentice worked on Bridgerton season 2 as a Covid-19 coordinator, as reported by metro. This role was critical to the development of the new season as it was filmed during the pandemic.
Prentice died in January 2022 at the age of 61 as a result of postoperative complications. She is survived by her one son, Sebastian.
Speak with Metro.co.ukHer sudden death “surprised everyone,” explained Sebastian Prentice. He describes Carole Prentice as “very energetic and full of life until her death”. Sebastian released a moving tribute to his late mother in one Instagram post where he describes her as a “warrior”.
Prentice’s career extends beyond film and television
In addition to her work as Covid-19 coordinator at Bridgerton, Carole Prentice has worked as a freelance production manager in the film and television industry. apprentice IMDB Credits list her work on productions such as Healthline (2012), The Perfect Wave (2014), and Star Trek Beyond (2016).
In addition to her work in production, Prentice has also worked as a life coach. She studied at the South African College of Applied Psychology from 2004 to 2007.
However, Prentice spent most of her life in Cape Town, South Africa allegedly lived a “nomadic lifestyle” and traveled around the world. Prentice spent seven years in Dubai and even lived on a houseboat in Kingston upon Thames, England.
Sebastian apprentice called about his late mother: “She herself was a very enthusiastic Bridgerton fan. She was so excited that she was working on Bridgerton. She made good friends and I think she influenced a lot of people in a short amount of time.”
Our thoughts and feelings are with Carole Prentice’s family, friends and the Bridgerton team.
Bridgerton season 2 is available to stream now Netflix after publication on March 25, 2022.
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https://www.hitc.com/en-gb/2022/03/27/carole-prentice-bridgerton/ Carole Prentice was an “ardent fan” of Bridgerton prior to working on Season 2